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U.S.A. Reveals new Olympic Jerseys !!

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08-27-2013, 01:33 PM
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Those will look great on the silver podium
Or trashing hotel rooms.

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Uggggllyyyy.... I wonder what ESPN will say.
Who gives a flying frak what they say? They're not involved in hockey in any way.

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08-27-2013, 01:34 PM
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The crest is the least of my worries. The stars aren't great but I could probably live with them. The fake laces thing is absurd. Huge step down from '10 IMO.

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08-27-2013, 01:38 PM
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Ugh..those are terrible. I am dreading Canada's unveiling.

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08-27-2013, 01:43 PM
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First Russia, now USA. Nike is at it again

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08-27-2013, 01:53 PM
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Absolutely terrible, for the first time in many years I wont be buying the jersey.

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08-27-2013, 01:57 PM
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Why can't we just go back to these?



They should've never changed them after these...especially after the Miracle on Ice. I actually liked the more recent USA flag logo they had in the somehwhat recent uniforms.

http://www.****************/logos/vi...8/Primary_Logo

http://www.****************/logos/vi...9/Road_Uniform

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08-27-2013, 02:00 PM
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Just awful. I usually love USA jerseys and end up buying most of them but I think i'll pass this time around.

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08-27-2013, 02:01 PM
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These suck

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08-27-2013, 02:02 PM
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Hahahahahaha. Sorry. I had to laugh. Definitely doesn't fit the USA's "lunch pail" type players. Looks like you're icing a figure skating team no offense.

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Why can't we just go back to these?

Those defined US hockey imo. They should be honouring a very historic and important time in US hockey history.. variations of this should be used each olympics imo.

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08-27-2013, 02:13 PM
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worst jersey ever. heads need to roll on this decision.

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08-27-2013, 02:16 PM
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Why can't we just go back to these?

I'd buy this jersey all day, everday. nike dropped the ball on these new ones.

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08-27-2013, 02:17 PM
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This white could be all right for our team. Just without the stars and with cyrillic RUSSIA in front
For USA seems a little bit strange.

Nike designers just messed up countries )))

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08-27-2013, 02:29 PM
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Hrm. I guess nike really likes the fake laces look this year (they did the same with team Russia's jersey). It's not my cup of tea.

I do think the white jersey looks like it could be the jersey for team Russia... which is odd.

But on the whole the jerseys aren't that bad. I do like shield and colour choice. Perhaps the jersey will look better when the players are in full gear (the stars may look less out of place when they are stretched out with the padding).

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08-27-2013, 02:30 PM
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I remember people saying the NHL should dump Reebok and go with Nike because the old Nikes from the 90's were awesome. But if people hate what Reebok did to the NHL, imagine what Nike would do based on what we're seeing here.

People would have complained regardless of the unveil. But I am seriously flabbergasted at how tacky these are. The fake laces really did it for me.

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08-27-2013, 02:44 PM
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It's not that bad...but the logo totally ruins it.

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08-27-2013, 02:59 PM
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It's not that bad...but the logo totally ruins it.
The logo is the only thing I like about the jersey...

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08-27-2013, 03:17 PM
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Looks like soccer jerseys.
Bingo. Not impressed at all. Should just kept the ones from 2010.

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I was there today and honestly didn't notice the stars or laces till about half way through the player introductions. Then again, I was standing on the side of the rink and not seeing them straight on. The stars aren't that bad, but the faux laces need to go. I'd prefer just USA across the front, but the shield is simple and actually looks cool. I don't like the blue at the top of the white one. I would have kept the whole thing white with blue and red on the sleeves.
Ultimately, it doesn't matter that much to me. I'm not one to buy jerseys anyway. The only ones I own are for my men's team. The only thing I require is the white helmet with the navy jersey, I love that look.

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08-27-2013, 03:34 PM
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Bingo. Not impressed at all. Should just kept the ones from 2010.
Yes, but put the arm stripes and star back like they originally planned to use until the IOC went full ******.

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Horrible. Fake laces? What moron thought there was a demographic who thought that would be cool?

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wow, even worse looking on the players.

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From a distance it's gonna look like all the US players suffer from dandruff

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unbelievably ugly. it was hard to beat Russian ones but...

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